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Funeral arrangements announced for the Rev. J.H. Flakes Jr.

Funeral arrangements for the Rev. J.H. Flakes Jr. were announced Monday afternoon.

Flakes will lie in state at the Good Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Phenix City from noon Thursday until 8 a.m. Friday, when a memorial service at Good Hope will be conducted. The body then will be moved to Fourth Street Missionary Baptist Church in Columbus.

Flakes' body is scheduled to arrive at Fourth Street by 10 a.m. Friday. The home-going service will begin there at 11 a.m. The Rev. Julius Scruggs, president of the National Baptist Convention, will deliver the eulogy.

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